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Stantec Substation Physical Specialist in Lake Mary, Florida

Join a team that does more than generate and deliver electricity through its work; join a team that powers growth and advances communities. Seeing beyond the project at hand, you will work with us to advance the industry and build your career. We operate with the strength of a $3B company but have the agility of a specialized power group. We work on some of the most challenging and cutting-edge projects around the world. Whether helping to define microgrids, pushing the boundaries on clean energy or grid modernization, you will find yourself working with leaders in transmission & distribution, thermal generation, and renewable energy in one of the world’s top 10 design firms, broadening your skills and developing your career.

Your Opportunity

Our Lake Mary, FL office is looking to fill the role of Substation Specialist. Reporting to the Substation Manager, this position offers you the opportunity to work in a project team environment with other engineers and designers involved in the detailed electrical design and project management of high voltage substation projects.

The ideal candidate should have experience in the areas of air insulated substation engineering & design from the 13kV to 500kV levels, as well as an understanding of substation components, development of single line diagrams, substation layout and related electrical studies (clearance, grounding, isolation etc.), rigid bus design, work planning, coordination, reporting, cost estimating. New graduates with a fundamental understanding of power systems and the ability to learn quickly may also be successful.

Your Key Responsibilities

  • Responsible for developing all aspects of HV substation physical engineering design

  • Coordinate with designers and engineers of other disciplines to complete deliverables

  • Interpret and incorporate vendor information into design deliverables

  • Provide regular progress updates related to deliverables on project

Your Credentials and Capabilities

  • Strong safety mindset

  • Ability to work effectively in a team environment

  • Strong organization skills and ability to manage multiple tasks

  • Able to demonstrate solid technical understanding in writing and verbally

  • Effective written and verbal communication skills.

  • Strong organizational skills, along with the ability to prioritize multiple tasks and demonstrate a flexible approach to work assignments.

  • Ability to work closely with Senior Engineer/Leads to meet with project timelines for engineering deliverables

  • Ability to understand client specific requirements (standards & specifications) and applicable codes & regulations for preparing physical electrical packages

  • Travel may be required but is not anticipated to be more often than 5 days per month.

Education and Experience

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering from an accredited university

  • EIT certificate strongly preferred.

  • 0-3 years of experience

  • Proficient with Microsoft (MS) Office Suite and Adobe Acrobat Pro and/or Bluebeam

  • Familiarity with CAD systems and drafting practices

Typical office environment most of the time. Field work may be required and includes exposure to the elements and possibly inclement weather.

This description is not a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that may be required of the employee and other duties, responsibilities and activities may be assigned or may be changed at any time with or without notice.

Stantec is a place where the best and brightest come to build on each other’s’ talents, do exciting work, and make an impact on the world around us. Join us and redefine your personal best.

Job: Electrical Designer

Primary Location: United States-Florida-Lake Mary

Employee Status: Regular

Job Level: Individual Contributor

Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time

Schedule: Full-time

Req ID: 2100005H

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